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Regimental number12903
Place of birthTamworth New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressAttunga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E V Richardson, Attunga, New South Wales
Previous military service14th Infantry
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameReinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Special Memorial B. 5), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Eleanor Vivian RICHARDSON, Peel Street, Tamworth, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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